Scenes

 

 This list of Scenes aims to help visitors to When It Rained in Egypt navigate the main line of the play (on the right), and the prelude and interlude pieces (left). For those interested in exploring the whole text, the suggested order of pieces is this:

 

 

The Left Brain Path:

For All the Information,

Read Both Columns

The Right Brain Path:

For The Essential Events,

Follow the Story in this Column

 

 

Playbill:

 

Page One:  Introduction: The Return of the Neters; Lost Wisdoms and Spiritual Sciences; The Egyptian Ritual Play

 

Page Two:  Multisensory Theatre of Light in the Transformance Space; The Play of Freedom: Theatre of Empowerment

 

Page Three:  Persons of the Play in Order of their Appearance

 

 

 

Stories of Thoth and Ma'at:

 

Thoth Introduces When It Rained in Egypt:

The Boat of Ra and the Serpent of Chaos

Atum and the Tone of Creation

 

How the First Lovers, Nut and Geb, almost crushed the Sun and the Moon, and how the Air created some Breathing Room

 

Ma'at's Disclaimer: Who Really Heals You?

 

The Game of Chance: How Thoth got Ra to add Five Days to the Year

 

How Osiris, Horus, Set, Isis and Nephthys Were Born

 

 

 

 

When It Rained in Egypt

 

Act One:

 

 Scene One: Isis Leads a Conspiration, and the Play Begins

 

 Scene Two: Set Throws a Skin. Conflict Begins.

 

 Scene Three: The Eternal Triangle, for the First Time -- and A Surprising Offer from the Queen

 

 Scene Four: Should We Tell the Grain Secret?

If We Don't, when will Set Use It Against Us?

 The People's Choice: Cast Your Vote on the Grain Secret (Referendum I)

 

 

 Scene Five: In the Flowers with Osiris

 

 Scene Six: Sometimes the Nose Doesn't Know:

Eternal Triangle Becomes the Usual Rectangle

 How Anubis Was Born

 

 

 Scene Seven: Uncle Set Wants You!

 

 Scene Eight: We're All Free! We're Sure of It!

How Accurate Do You Really Want It? (Referendum II)

 

 

 Scene Nine: Will Set Get Revenge in a Box?

 The Neter News Original Broadcast:   

  The First Murder and What Came Next

 

 

 Scene Ten: The King is Apparently Dead

 

 

 

Act Two

 

Scene Eleven: Have You Seen Osiris?

Is Osiris Really Dead inside that Box? Ma'at and Anubis on the Fifth Dimension

 

 

Scene Twelve: A Tree Grows in Byblos

 

Scene Thirteen: Follow the Swallow

Our Men Need Focus, Lady: How Isis and the Army Crossed the Desert

 

Let's Make a Deal: What the Harpist Said

 

The Neter News Entertainment: The Famous Magic Tree Hits Byblos!

 

 

Scene Fourteen: No More Secrets! What's Behind that Curtain?

 

Scene Fifteen: Hyssop and Rue

 

Scene Sixteen: The Mystery of Seeds

Isis on The Map of Love: the Summer Sky and the Education of the Virgin

 

 

Scene Seventeen: Will Isis Blow her Cover while she's Looking for a Lion?

 

Scene Eighteen: In the Fire Now

 

Scene Nineteen: Outside the Box

 

 

 

 Act Three

 

Scene Twenty: I'm Your Father?

How Anubis Treats Osiris with Sound

 

Scene Twenty-One: Think You Can Handle This?

 

Scene Twenty-Two: For a Moment . . . Love is Everywhere.

 

Scene Twenty-Three:

Family Values in Trouble Again

 

Scene Twenty-Four: Set Finds Osiris' Cave

 

Scene Twenty-Five: Picking Up the Pieces

Neter News Gossip Report: For Mature Audiences Only!

 

 

Scene Twenty-Six: The Rain is Free!

Neter News: Penis Watch. Details at 11

 

 

Scene Twenty-Seven: Horus is Born!

 

 

 

Act Four

 

 Scene Twenty-Eight: Bang that Thing!

 

 Scene Twenty-Nine: I'm Looking Forward to You

 

 Scene Thirty: I'm Not a Clown, Mother

 

 Scene Thirty-One: The Map of Light

 

 Scene Thirty-Two: The Neters in the War Room

 

 Scene Thirty-Three: Time for Isis to Get With  the Program

 

 Scene Thirty-Four: How Will Horus Ever Shake  That Red Land Rhythm?

 

 

 

Act Five

Neter News Sports: Doom in Dunqul

 

 

Scene Thirty-Five: I'm Here for Action, I Fly For Joy and The First Battle Begins.

 

Scene Thirty-Six: Time to Bounce . . . Or Saved by the Truth? An Eye for a Testicle

Set tells The Deadliest Secret in Nature

 

 

Scene Thirty-Seven: The King in his Powerhouse

 

Scene Thirty-Eight: Finally, The Last Battle.

 

Scene Thirty-Nine: Have the Humans Actually Done It?

 

Scene Forty:  The Garden of Love

 

End of Play

 

 

Copyright 2002 Dan Furst

 

 

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